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Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock by A. D. Bowen

Auction:
2444
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2444
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock by A. D. Bowen, Woburn, Massachusetts, c. 1825, with half round moldings enclosing reverse-painted glasses, the lower depicting a gold eagle and shield on a blue ground, the waist glass consistant in decoration, painted zinc dial signed, A.D. Bowen, Woburn, eight-day time only weight- powered movement with pendulum, ht. 28 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

dial heavily restored and relined, glasses repainted.

Keywords

Woburn, Massachusetts, Clock, Pendulum, Time, Woburn, Massachusetts

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